Friday, December 8th: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Saturday, December 9th: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm


Members’ Show 2017: CREATE/ REACT

Featuring Christian Potter Drury: Darwin’s dream
Members’ Show 2016 “Best in Show” winner

November 2 – December 2, 2017


The JAC will be closed Thursday, November 23rd
Our Galleries are open Friday and Saturday!


Brown/ Trinity Rep Programs in Acting and Directing

Love’s Labour’s Lost
Saturday, November 18th, 7:30 pm
Twelfth Night
Sunday, November 19th, 5:00 pm


Children, Teens, & Adults

Two Sessions!
September 18 – October 20
November 6 – December 8

The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit, multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, Rhode Island, and beyond.

Our mission is to engage, enrich and inspire our community through extraordinary arts and educational experiences.

THEATRE: Brown / Trinity Rep. M.F.A. Programs in Acting & Directing

11/18/2017–11/19/2017 | Sat. 7:30 pm & Sun. 5:00 pm

Love’s Labour’s Lost SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18th at 7:30 pm & Twelfth Night SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19th at 5:00 pm $15 General Admission  |  $10 JAC Members, Students & Seniors Photos by Mark Turek SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18th 7:30 pm Love’s Labour’s Lost “Let us once lose our oaths to find ourselves, Or else we lose ourselves to keep[…..]

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Gallery Hours


JAC Members’ Show 2017  |  CREATE/REACT & Christian Potter Drury: Darwin’s dream Member’s Show 2016 “Best in Show” Winner November 2 – December 2, 2017 Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Saturday 10am -2pm, or by appointment Closed: Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 23rd Open: Thanksgiving Weekend Friday, November 24th and Saturday, November 25th Christian Potter Drury, Darwin’s[…..]

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Poetry Reading

12/02/2017 | 5:30 pm

Two Poets and a Troubadour The Jamestown Arts Center welcomes poets Lisa Starr and Lawrence Krips joined by Legendary Newport Troubadour Jim McGrath Saturday, December 2nd, 5:30 pm Tickets: $10 General Admission, $8 JAC Members, Students and Seniors Poetry Reading :: Two Poets and a Troubadour General Admission $10.00 USDJAC Members students and seniors $8.00[…..]

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For Adults

Year round classes where adults can flex their creativity, find a creative outlet or sharpen their skills. Classes offered in fine arts, technology and design.

For Teens

Teen classes are geared towards the dynamic adolescent brain – Creative classes & workshops in a variety of fine arts, technology and design driven mediums.

For Children

Children: Year round dynamic, hands on classes & vacation and summer camps designed especially for children. We offer creative birthday parties too!


JAC Members’ Show | CREATE/REACT


JAC Members’ Show 2017  |  CREATE/REACT & Christian Potter Drury: Darwin’s dream Member’s Show 2016 “Best in Show” Winner   November 2 – December 2, 2017 Opening Reception: Thursday, November 2nd 6:00 pm – 8:00 pmChristian Christian Potter Drury, Darwin’s dream, 2017, acrylic, watercolor, ink, & pastel on canvas, 36″ x 48″ Gallery Hours: Wednesday[…..]


Dreamers documented

Posted on November 7, 2017

A furry, baby-sized sentry greets you upon entering the Jamestown Arts Center, where the 2017 Members’ Show, “CREATE/REACT,” runs through Dec. 2. It’s Rebecca Siemering’s “Tuft Enough,” a hand-fringed suit made from betting slips and dental floss. As with many of Siemering’s creations, it embodies an aftertaste of loss and failure — a garment sewn[…..]

A very special thank you to our generous Business Partners



Estes/Twombly Architects    •    Overhead Door Garage Headquarters    •    Steve Ray Construction    •    Joseph Tamburini, Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley


Central Painting, LLC   •   Peter   J. Schott, DMD    •    UNION PEARL    •    Worldways Social Marketing


Mansions & Manors


Karen Augeri Benson, Esq.    •    People's Credit union    •    Taste,  Artful Interiors & Design


Belmont Market    •    Forster Orthodontics    •    Andrew B. Hunter,  Hunter Greens Garden Design    •    Nardolillo Funeral Home    •    Slice of Heaven    •    M.F. Smith Associates    •    South Shore Capital Advisors, LLC    •    Michael Swistak, Wolpert Insurance    •    Tollgate Orthodontics, Jamestown


Jamestown Arts Center | Location: 18 Valley Street, Jamestown, Rhode Island 02835 | Mailing Address: PO Box 97, Jamestown,
Rhode Island 02835 | for more Information call: (401) 560-0979 or email


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